Carl Knight Hit, Killed by Vehicle on Highway 29 in Lower Lake

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Carl Knight ID’d as 59-Year-Old Clearlake Man Killed in Lower Lake Pedestrian Crash on Highway 29 near Orchard Street

Carl Knight

Carl Knight ID’d as 59-Year-Old Clearlake Man Killed in Lower Lake Pedestrian Crash on Highway 29 near Orchard Street

Lower Lake, California (October 17, 2020) – Carl Curtis Knight, 59, of Clearlake, has been identified as the pedestrian who was killed in a hit-and-run accident on Thursday morning in Lower Lake, authorities said.

At about 6:30 a.m., on October 15, the California Highway Patrol responded to the deadly pedestrian accident on Highway 29, just south of Orchard Street.

The CHP said Knight was walking from the west side of the road at the Power Mart towards the east side of the road when he was hit by a vehicle in the number 2 northbound lane of Highway 53.

Knight sustained major injuries and was taken to Adventist Health Clear Lake Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.

The driver involved fled the scene and is being sought by the police. There was no information about the suspect’s vehicle or the driver.

An investigation into the accident is underway. Anyone with information about the collision is asked to contact the authorities at 707-279-0103.

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Vincent Kip is an experienced news writer and editor. He specializes in reporting traffic collisions that happen in Los Angeles and the entire State of California. He has written for a number of personal injury law firms in CA, including Pacific Attorney Group.